More great Tom West research here about gifted dyslexic families. One dyslexic family had 4 Nobel prize winners (in high visualization fields like xray crystallography and electron deflection).
For more about the father-son Nobel prize winners, read the link below. Just because your bright doesn't mean everything is easy though. Lawrence found socializing quite difficult, confessing to his sister, "You and I find 'things' easier than people, Gwendy."
Talents Among Dyslexics and Their Families
LD OnLine :: Dyslexic Talents and Nobel Prizes